Pasadena Women's Connection luncheon presents Shoes on Parade featuring footwear by Designer Shoe Warehouse and entertainment by vocalist Lori Berg and motivational speaker Lisa Toney. Altadena Town & Country Club, 2290 Country Club Drive, Altadena. $23. 818- 353-2212 or 818-790-1907.
The Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association's 43rd annual Beastly Ball celebrating the zoo's forthcoming Rainforest of the Americas habitat and honoring Wells Fargo and actress Pauley Perrette. 6 p.m. 5333 Zoo Drive, Griffith Park, Los Angeles. $1,000. 323-644-4753 or online at lazoo.org.
Huntington Westerners luncheon featuring Bruce Buonauro portraying "Jedediah Smith: Mountain Man and Genuine American Hero." Noon. Beckham Grill, 77 W. Walnut St., Pasadena. Guests welcome. 626- 345-9069.
Albert McNeil Jubilee Singers concert. 4 p.m. Pasadena Presbyterian Church, 585 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. Admission is free (free-will offering taken). 626-793-2192 or ppcmusic.org.
Opera Pasadena presents "Sing a Song of Shakespeare." 2:30 p.m. Pacific Asia Museum, 46 N. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena. $15. 626-398- 0658.
Rosemary Children's Services' 50th annual "An Evening with Star Chefs," 5 to 9 p.m. Pasadena City Hall, 100 N. Garfield Ave., Pasadena. $150. 626-844-3033, ext. 211.
Grammy winners Patti Austin and John Legend along with Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of the rock band Aerosmith will be inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame at the opening of the Hollywood Bowl. 8 p.m. $12 to $130. 323-850-2000.
The 21st annual Family Music Festival featuring Chubby Checker, Ben E. King and Jay and the Americans. 4 to 7 p.m. Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden, 301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia. $20; children under 12 are free and must be accompanied by an adult. Parking $10 at Arboretum or $6 at Santa Anita with free shuttles. 626-821-3222 or visit arboretum.org.
The San Gabriel Valley Music Theatre hosts its annual fundraiser, A Fourth of July "Musical" Barbecue and Fireworks Show. 7 p.m. 125 Country Club Drive, San Gabriel. $50. 626-272-2460 or email@example.com.
MUSE/IQUE launches its three-concert season, Summer of Sound, with "Lost in the Stars" featuring Patti Austin. Performance 7:30 p.m., Beckman Hall lawn on the Caltech campus. 332 S. Michigan Ave., Pasadena. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets start at $10; 626-539- 7085 or muse-ique.org.
Grandeza Mexican Folk Ballet celebrates its 10th anniversary with "Mexico: Mis Raices"(My Roots). 8:30 p.m., and again on July 13 at 8:30 p.m. Ford Amphitheatre, 2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East, Hollywood 90068. $25 to $40; children $15. 323-461-3773 or online at FordTheatres.org.
"Light Up the Night," a new benefit for Descanso Gardens. 6 p.m. 1418 Descanso Drive, La Canada Flintridge. $125. 818-952-4391; tickets online only at //lightup2013.eventbrite.com
Meredith Willson's musical, "The Music Man." 8 p.m. and on July 19 and 20 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. The Louise K. Taylor Performing Arts Center, 845 W. Colorado Blvd., Monrovia. $25; students and children under 12 are $15. 800-838-3006.
MUSE/IQUE continues its Summer of Sound, with "Moving Pictures" featuring cellist Matt Haimovitz. 7:30 p.m. Beckman Hall lawn on the Caltech campus. 626-539-7085 or muse-ique.org.
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